The BFWC crew completed the 2016 schedule with the missing stop. It's going to be a contest of the Overground circuit in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. You can find details in the updated schedule below - the exact date of round 3 is to be confirmed. Like last year the best 3 results will count for the ranking. The top 6 riders will be invited (flight, hotel, registration, food) to the Flat Ark contest in Kobe at the end of October.
Wouter van der Linde is a talented photographer and also knows how to use the video function of his camera. He filmed all the runs and put together some highlights of the Soulcycle contest in Amsterdam. The final battle was already uploaded yesterday. Thanks Wouter!
Today the first round of the Australian DownUnderGround series took place in Adelaide. Simon O'Brien won the open class, congratulations! Flataustralia posted a lot of clips on Instagram throughout the day.
Open Class Top 3 1st Simon O'Brien 2nd Paul Chamberlain 3rd Lee Kriman
The flatland finals of the Soulcycle BMX Championships took place friday evening in Amsterdam. The schedule is a little unusual but the usual suspect were obviously ready to compete! Congratulations to Dominik who took the first place followed by Dez Maarsen and David Hoffmann.
1st Dominik Nekolny 2nd Dez Maarsen 3rd David Hoffmann 4th Sietse van Berkel 5th Gilles van de Sompel
Matthieu's new edit is called Nuages which is cloudy (?!) in French. His combos are smooth as those clouds in the background and there are some original moves. We wish the camera was a bit closer tho. Enjoy!
The Urban Culture Games in Prague, Czech Republic are going to host a flatland battle on June 11th. Martin Drazil shared a few more details with us. There will be an expert and pro class, a little registration fee of about 6euro and the door will open for practice at 10:00 in the morning. Poster and details: UCG Flatland Battle Vol. 1
KOG 2015 winner Moto started the new season with a victory in Nagoya. Congratulations! Below are the results of the different classes from the G&B Blog and Yasushi Kajiwala already edited some footage of the pro class. Enjoy!